Happy Wednesday! Today I am linking up with my bud, Jivey, from Ideas by Jivey, for her Workshop Wednesday linky: Today's topic is about implementing science into reading. This is God-timing because this was a post I'd recently prepared and was looking for the best time to publish it ... Read More about Let’s Learn About BIOMES!
Today I want to share some fun activities that we did last week to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! I hope you can use some in your upper elementary classroom - or even with your own kiddos :) We Treasure Our Classmates St. Patrick's day felt right during our study of adjectives, so I thought this ... Read More about A Week of St. Patrick’s Day Fun!
Happy Tuesday, friends! I am linking up with my bud, Holly, from "Fourth Grade Flipper" for her Tried It Tuesday linky! Last week I began the exciting process of throwing in review for the upcoming Standardized test. We were reviewing the parts of speech and I thought I would change it up a ... Read More about Parts of Speech Magazine Collage
Happy Tuesday! Today I'm linking up an idea I tried with my friend, Holly, from Fourth Grade Flipper Do you send home a weekly newsletter to your parents? I always have - I think it's a great way to keep parents updated with what's going on in the classroom and answer general questions. At this ... Read More about Tried-It Tuesday: Are Your Parents Really Reading Your Newsletter?
Hello friends! Long time no blog :) It was one of those hectic weeks. Enough said. Today I'm linking up with my bud, Joanne, from "Head Over Heels for Teaching" to share an idea that MOTIVATED my kiddos this week :) This is actually an idea that our P.E. teacher came up with last year ... Read More about Sparking Student Motivation: SILENT BALL!
Hello friends! Today I want to share a quick idea that I started doing with my class this year...REVIEW SHEETS! You may be thinking... "duh, tons of teachers use review sheets!" And yes, you would be correct. Many teachers hand out review sheets before test day so that the kiddos know what to ... Read More about Tried It Tuesday: Review Sheets